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796, Caere, Vigna Ramella

  • Record number: 796
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Ramella
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Acroteria, volutes
  • Comparanda: Rome, S. Omobono, Velletri
  • Remarks: Two non-joining segments of large volute acroterion decorated with painted scale pattern
  • Bibliography: Cristofani 1992c, pp. 128-129, 131, pl. 32.1; Danner 1993a, p. 95 (transverse position); Rizzo 1995, p. 20, fig. 9; Winter 2009a, p. 473, 6.E.2.a
  • Publication record: Die Dekoration auf First und Giebelschrägen in der archaischen Baukunst Mittelitaliens
    Gli scavi clandestini a Cerveteri (1982-1994)
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    Über die Anfänge der 'römischen Kunst'. Die Zeit der Tarquinier
  • Type of decoration: Volute with painted scale pattern
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia

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